Landbridge

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Landbridge

A railroad that connects two stations on opposite sides of a continent. A landbridge may be used to transport persons or cargo.
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He stated: Landbridges ports in Asia and Oceania together with PCCP on Margarita Island will be efficiently connected to exploit maritime cooperation, contributing to the economic development of all countries.
China Landbridge, a privately owned firm headquartered in the northern Chinese port of Rizhao, acquired Panamas largest port, at Margarita Island, in May 2016 and announced that it's plans to expand and upgrade the facilities.
Ye Cheng, the president of Landbridge Group, said the port would become one of the world's most important.
2005: Tracing an invasion: landbridges, refugia, and the phylogeography of the Neotropical rattlesnake (Serpentes: Viperidae: Crotalus durissus).
Yet, as is generally true in the tropics, this great similarity between islands is a legacy of former landbridges.
The flora of tropical Asia is clearly related to that of tropical Africa, a reflection of their remote common origin in the biota of the great northern continent of Laurasia, which was intermittently connected to Africa by a landbridge or separated from it by narrow stretches of sea.
Australia and New Guinea are now separated from each other only by a shallow continental sea and have repeatedly been joined by a landbridge in the past, especially in periods of low sea level during the last two million years.
These seaways dried up during each of the several Pleistocene glacial periods, forming landbridges between Samos and Anatolia and between Evvoia and the Balkan peninsula.
Cities like Suzhou are reclaiming these historic connections to lake, river and ocean waterfronts, and here we were able to accomplish it with 100-meter-wide twin landbridges over an existing roadway, a restored waterfront promenade and a circular pier extending into the water.
The Industry and Logistics Park is a potential site for cold stores and warehouses to support Landbridges existing activities connected with their long-term lease of the Darwin Port.
Tenants of the Landbridge Industry and Logistics Park are expected to be Chinese and Australian businesses focussing on trade between the Territory and Landbridges Chinese base in Rizhao.
Chief Minister Michael Gunner and Mr Ye, Chairman of the Landbridge Group, today announced that Landbridge will develop the Landbridge Industry and Logistics Park for port and trade related logistic activities within the East Arm Logistics Precinct.